• Short Summary

    In Rangoon, Jan 3, Burmese Prime Minister U Nu opened a trade exhibition organised by the Chinese People's Republic - following the satisfactory settlement of the Sino-Burmese border dispute.

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    In Rangoon, Jan 3, Burmese Prime Minister U Nu opened a trade exhibition organised by the Chinese People's Republic - following the satisfactory settlement of the Sino-Burmese border dispute.

    Guest of honour was Chinese Premier Chou-En-Lei, who had come to Rangoon at the head of a 47-man delegation for a seven-day goodwill visit stretching over Burma's Independence Day, Jan 4.

    Chi Chao-Ting, the director of the Chinese trade fair, was there to show his guests round the exhibits, including textile machinery, wireless and electronic equipments, tinned food and soft drinks, example of modern Chinese art and - a model railway.

    Peking announced on Dec. 30 that China's heavy industry had been severely affected by 1960's natural disasters, which also caused vast agricultural losses. It was nevertheless expected that targets for the main products would be fulfilled.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABBNDCLFRNM8OBHXI4WRJ7NGLL
    Media URN:
    VLVABBNDCLFRNM8OBHXI4WRJ7NGLL
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/01/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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